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Equitable Access to Excellent Education

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Preparing, developing and supporting effective educators is one of the ways Missouri is working to ensure that all Missouri students reach the Top 10 by 20 goal of college and career readiness. Missouri recently created a plan to recruit, prepare and retain effective teachers for all public schoolchildren in the state, especially in high-poverty, high-minority or rural districts. Learn more about Missouri's plan:

Missouri Equity Labs

Equity Indicators Dashboard

Grow Your Own Resource Guide

Equitable Access Update

What are school districts in Missouri doing to ensure students have access to effective educators? Check out the Department's new feature that highlights unique programs used to recruit, prepare and retain effective teachers. Volumes II and III highlight college and universities in Missouri that are helping ensure urban schools have access to highly effective teachers.

Equity In The News